Top of this document
Go directly to navigation
Go directly to page content


Overview of events related to Arabic typography and visual culture

1 ... 12 / 12
  • event: Beirut, The Beige Gallery, Solidere- 1 reaction

    The Art of the Islamic Book, from the Leiden Collections

    Exhibition of manuscript reproductions from the Leiden University Collection + Talks and Workshops

    16 Oct 2014
    30 Nov 2014

    Last year marked the 400th anniversary of Leiden University’s chair of Arab Studies. The maturity of the faculty reflects the…

  • event: Dubai, Tashkeel
    1 Nov 2014
    30 Nov 2014

    Deadline: before 12 midnight, Saturday 30 November 2014. Van Cleef & Arpels and Tashkeel in partnership with Design Days…

  • event: Dubai, Tashkeel


    eL Seed's first solo exhibition in the Middle East.

    19 Nov 2014
    27 Dec 2014

    3D Calligraphy at Tashkeel Gallery. Gallery Hours: 8.00—22.00

  • event: 306 Studio, Cairo, Egypt

    Arabic Typography Workshop

    Geometric Kufic with typography applications.

    28 Nov 2014
    9 Jan 2015

    A Professional Kufic Workshop With Muhammad ElMahdy

  • event: New York, tdc.

    61st Annual Type Directors Club

    Communication and Typeface Design Competition

    24 Oct 2014
    12 Dec 2014

    Call for entries Early bird deadline: 12 midnight edt, fri, october 31, 2014 Deadline: 12 midnight est, fri, december 12, 2014

  • event: Europe - Middle East- 1 reaction

    Letters to Wear

    Call For Submission: Arabic Typography Competition

    5 Nov 2014
    20 Mar 2015

    A Product Design Competition for Bag Charms Closing date for all submissions is the 15th of December 2014 Winning Prize: €10,000…

  • event: Middle East Studies Association (MESA) 2014, Washington, DC

    CALL FOR PAPERS-Visualizing Modernity in the Nineteenth Century

    Photographs and Print Culture from the Middle East, Iran, North Africa and South Asia

    22 Nov 2014
    25 Nov 2014

    DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS: January 31, 2014. This proposed panel invites papers that address the forms, meanings and…

  • event: Beirut, Beirut Art Center (BAC)


    Exhibition by Milia Maroun

    12 Dec 2014

    Opening: Friday 12 December 2014, 6pm to 9pm "Everything flows, nothing stands still”, Heraclitus's aphorism suggests that…

  • event: Beirut, Beirut Art Center (BAC)


    Design Exhibition by Karen Chekerdjian

    29 Oct 2014
    29 Nov 2014

    Opening reception: Wednesday October 29, from 6pm to 9pm Four collections of transformed and transforming objects

  • event: Doha, Mathaf

    Shirin Neshat, Afterwards

    the first solo exhibition in the region by Iranian artist Shirin Neshat

    9 Nov 2014
    15 Feb 2015

    Opening: 8 November 2014, at 4pm This major show is located on the ground floor galleries and introduces a group of existing and…

  • event: Amsterdam, Bijzondere Collecties, UvA
    27 Nov 2014


    Registration fee € 12,50; KABK-students pay € 7,50 (via the academy). Reservation via

  • event: Dubai, Tashkeel
    1 Jan 2015
    1 Mar 2015

    A 5-day intensive Arabic Type Design workshop with Georg Seifert, Lara Assouad-Khoury, and Khajag Apelian. For registration and…